What Zoos Can Do - 2013 Update

What Zoos Can Do - 2013 Update : The Leading Zoological Gardens of Europe 2010 - 2020

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The update, using 2 years additional data to 31.12.2012, is an appendix to, and should be used in conjunction with, the original book What Zoos Can Do, published in May 2011.Whilst the selection criteria for zoos included in the survey remain unchanged, the unique information and analyses have been extended:- 92 instead of 80 zoos from 23 instead of 21 countries- 37 instead of 27 factors analysed for ranking lists- 5 additional species groups of iconic species- 8 instead of 5 other european zoos of special significance- Zoos in 3 groups A, B, C instead of A, B
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Product details

  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 164 x 234 x 4mm | 200g
  • Munster, Germany
  • English
  • colour photos, colour tables
  • 3865232302
  • 9783865232304
  • 806,124

Table of contents

Chapter 1 Introduction and 2013 ABC Lists
Chapter 2 Interesting Zoo Facts: Visitor Numbers, Area, Date of Foundation, Ownership, Friends of the Zoo, Annual Tickets, Most Popular Mammals, Largest Collections
Chapter 3 Star Rating of Iconic Species
Chapter 4 Ranking Lists
Chapter 5 Other European Zoos of Special Significance
Chapter 6 Sub-Regional and National Zoo Associations
Chapter 7 Data on the 12 additional Zoos
Chapter 8 Conclusion
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About Anthony Sheridan

Anthony Sheridan is a life long wildlife enthusiast, a member of the East African Wildlife Society since 1965 and a Fellow of the Zoological Society of London since 1976. Since retiring from working in the electronics industry in 2007, he has spent the past years visiting, analysing and getting to know 92 leading European zoological gardens in 23 countries.
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